Cost of toilet paper falls as demand drops

Cost of toilet paper falls as demand drops

June 4, 2020, 9:45 a.m.
The cost of toilet paper is dropping. 
Pandemic could cost Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 billion

Pandemic could cost Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 billion

April 1, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
A study by a university in Valais has found the coronavirus pandemic could cost the Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 bill...
Online retailers not shipping to Switzerland costs Swiss consumers CHF 2bn a year

Online retailers not shipping to Switzerland costs Swiss consumers CHF 2bn a year

Feb. 26, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
Consumers in Switzerland are being ripped off to the tune of billions of francs a year due to the inability to buy ma...
Drunk man's decision to walk 20km Simplon train tunnel costs him thousands

Drunk man's decision to walk 20km Simplon train tunnel costs him thousands

Feb. 24, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
A young man is paying the cost of a bad drunken decision.
Negative interest rates costs Swiss National Bank billions

Negative interest rates costs Swiss National Bank billions

Jan. 23, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The Swiss National Bank’s policy of negative interest rates is costing banks billions of francs. 
Coty cosmetics company to fire half of Geneva workforce

Coty cosmetics company to fire half of Geneva workforce

Sept. 20, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
The US cosmetics company Coty says it will be firing more than half of its Geneva workforce as part of a global cost-...
Swiss prices cause issues for youth climate change summit

Swiss prices cause issues for youth climate change summit

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:46 a.m.
Discord is breaking out at the youth climate change summit in Lausanne – and one of the biggest problems are ro...
Magazines and clothes more expensive in Switzerland than neighbouring countries

Magazines and clothes more expensive in Switzerland than neighbouring countries

May 24, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
In Switzerland, we’re used to paying high prices for almost everything but now a study has found that we can pa...
Cost of becoming Swiss to be investigated

Cost of becoming Swiss to be investigated

Oct. 22, 2018, 8:19 a.m.
The cost of becoming Swiss varies widely across the country.
Versoix keeps ban on mobile phone masts

Versoix keeps ban on mobile phone masts

March 16, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
Local officials in the town of Versoix in canton Geneva have refused to lift the ban on new mobile phone masts, despi...
European cities getting more expensive

European cities getting more expensive

March 15, 2018, 6:53 a.m.
The recent new strength of the Euro is pushing up living costs in Western Europe, according to a new survey by the Ec...
Government looks to cut import tariffs to bring prices down

Government looks to cut import tariffs to bring prices down

Dec. 21, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
In an effort to bring prices down in Switzerland, the government is examining the impact on tariffs on goods coming i...
Geneva protesters call for cheaper city

Geneva protesters call for cheaper city

Oct. 9, 2017, 6:19 a.m.
Around 2,000 protested in Geneva on Saturday afternoon, demanding a cheaper city.
Health Insurance to cost more in 2018

Health Insurance to cost more in 2018

Sept. 29, 2017, 5:56 a.m.
Swiss health insurance premiums will be going up on average by 4% from January. But rates for children will be increa...
Swiss government tries to tackle high roaming charges

Swiss government tries to tackle high roaming charges

Sept. 8, 2017, 6:10 a.m.
The Swiss government is looking to tackle the high roaming charges applied to Swiss consumers. Although the EU is now...
Zurich has most expensive coffee in the world

Zurich has most expensive coffee in the world

Nov. 18, 2016, 6:07 a.m.
If you’re in Zurich you may want to head for the pub rather than the café as it’s been revealed that coffee in the ...
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